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an energy plant in your own backyard. all you need is one of these. it's our solar tree made by a central valley company. the solar tree is connected to your electric grid so you can earn energy credits while enjoying the shade. it's a smaller alternative to solar panels on the roof. the company is targeting electric car owners with a solar tree that has charging stations. >>> well, the sun is definitely going to be out there in full force. our meteorologist lisa argen talking weather. >> yes. we are looking at the clearing. still some fog along the shoreline. it's patchy, though. vollmer peak, the sun up after seven. we will enjoy another nice september day. last day of the month. this will bring us into a subtle transition into october because we are still going to be warm to start the work week. live doppler 7 hd right now picking up a little bit in the way of low clouds and fog. the fog is dense along the central coast around half moon bay and also monterey and watsonville some fog and also right on through the golden gate up through mill valley and a little bit in south city this mor
high school's green engineering academy and they took part in a major effort to cut energy costs in the district. abc7 news reporter nick smith has their story. >> our sophmore year we all got together and started being geeky. >> reporter: these six students are part of livermore's high school green engineering academy. it's designed to promote engineering through hands on activity and is only offered to 60 students a year. the shared experience was an instant connection. >> we were able to learn together and have fun and making fun of each other while we are in the science fair together. >> together they applied their skills to find ways to save their school districts tens of thousands of dollars in energy costs. something the class of 1936 never had to worry about. >> it's baby steps you have to take to lead to a big difference. it's what you have to do. every light switch counts. >> for example, this lamp is an older system. it's about one and a half inches in diameter and uses more energy than newer models. >> it's their school, they know it best, and they can help us out wit
to reopen by 5:00 a.m. on monday. and you can now have an energy plant in your own backyard. all you need is one of these. it is a solar tree made by a central valley company. the solar tree is connected to your electric grid. you can earn energy credits while enjoying the shade. it is a smaller alternative to the roof. they are targeting the electric car owners with a solar tree that has charging stations. and today was a good day to put out your solar tree. >> that's right. tomorrow is a great day to seek some of the shade out there. the heat is mainly for the interior north, south and east bay areas. remember when we have this excessive heat to check on the elderly, watch out for your kids and keep them as well as yourself hydrated. beware of your pets as well. if it is too hot, bring them in the house and put them in front of the fan. you run your ac because temperatures tomorrow especially inland up near 100 degrees. our high definition sutro camera showing you an arm of fog out there right now. live doppler 7hd is seeing that some of the fog bank, and we have a mass of it near the c
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